Synonyms for Plugs:
fasteners, locks, closures, seals.
obstacles, stoppages, drawbacks, deterrents, blockades, impediments, cul-de-sacs, encumbrances, oppositions, obstructions, blockages, impasses, complications, dampers, hurdles, interruptions, Frustrations, restrictions, hindrances, entrapments, Inhibitions, restraints, disadvantages, entanglements, barriers, constraints.
valves, corks, taps, spigots, covers, stoppers.
snarls, burdens, opposes, bottlenecks, deters, brakes, clogs, cripples, drags, tangles, interrupts, bungs, bars, constrains, constipates, chokes, Delays, frustrates, mires, blocks, hamstrings, Cramps, impedes, inhibits, restricts, resists, impairs, checks, obstructs, encumbers, handicaps, paralyzes, complicates, counters, fetters, jams, entangles, snags, crimps, baffles, restrains, stays, thwarts, hampers, curbs, congests, dams, entraps, hinders, catches, stops, detains, fouls.
Usage examples for plugs
His office in New York, in the heart of the great financial district, was like a telephone exchange- he the central who controlled the wires, put in and drew out the plugs and played the fascinating game of connecting himself with any " party" he thought worth while. – The Bad Man by Charles Hanson Towne